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Castillo y Castillo

Corporate/Commercial

4 ranked lawyersBand 2Dominican RepublicGlobal 2022 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Respected corporate and finance department with significant experience advising leading domestic banks on lending structures for the financing of strategic acquisitions, projects and corporate expansions. Also advises corporate clients on public securities offerings in the local market, as well as handling M&A deals, transaction structuring and corporate governance matters. Further boasts a leading practice in the real estate arena.

Notable practitioners

Associate-to-watch María Jesus Velázquez is "a competent professional who is always available and accessible," a client remarks, adding that "she is empathetic to our business strategies and understands the risks we are willing to take."

Senior statesperson Práxedes Castillo Pérez "has an excellent reputation in the market," according to an interviewee. Práxedes Castillo Pérez has over 50 years' experience in the corporate and commercial arenas, and an observer highlights that "he has had an impact on the sector."

Stellar practitioner Práxedes Joaquín Castillo Báez comes highly recommended by an interviewee for "his extensive experience in the gas and power fields," as well as "his thorough knowledge of the Dominican Republic's corporate and commercial legislation." A market commentator further describes him as "a very professional lawyer with ample experience and a well-deserved reputation in this area." Práxedes Joaquín Castillo Báez is co-head of department.

Sebastian Jiménez Báez is widely endorsed by clients for his capabilities in this field, with one highlighting that "he is always aware of our timelines and proactively manages our cases by looking for solutions." Sebastian Jiménez Báez regularly assists clients with banking and finance transactions, including syndicated loan facilities.

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Dominican Republic

Corporate/Commercial


María Jesus Velázquez
Associates to watch
Práxedes Castillo Pérez
Senior Statespeople
Práxedes Joaquín Castillo Báez
Band 1
Sebastian M Jiménez Báez
Band 4